Theater

‘Forbidden Broadway' is back to skewer Cher, Bette Midler, ‘Tootsie'

‘Forbidden Broadway' is back to skewer Cher, Bette Midler, ‘Tootsie'

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

Brace yourself, theater people: Gerard Alessandrini, the merry skewer-er of all that you do, is coming back with “Forbidden Broadway: The Next Generation.” A New York...
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Movie theaters are ripping you off as much as greedy airlines

Movie theaters are ripping you off as much as greedy airlines

5 hours ago   |   New York Post

Please select your seat. Would you like more degrees of recline? How about a hot meal or early seating? Such choices were once the domain of increasingly greedy airlines, with...
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Inside Congressman McCaul's Washington Rescue Mission

5 hours ago   |   DCCC

McCaul's new hotshot D.C. consultant brings CNN to Texas to showcase his efforts to save the unknown congressman's skin Congressman McCaul's new Washington hotshot consultant...
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Trump's Greenland Gambit Might Be Crazy. It's Also a Window Into the Future

Trump's Greenland Gambit Might Be Crazy. It's Also a Window Into the Future

6 hours ago   |   Politico

President Donald Trump's much-mocked desire to buy Greenland, which was rebuffed by the Danish government to his great displeasure, might be the closest he has come to...
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Rewriting the Rules of Drag in Paris

10 hours ago   |   NY Times

There is a cross-dressing show for everyone in the city, from traditional cabarets to RuPaul-inspired productions.
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All of the ways 'Friends' is celebrating its 25th anniversary, from pop-up events to limited-edition products

All of the ways 'Friends' is celebrating its 25th anniversary, from pop-up events to limited-edition products

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The hit sitcom "Friends" ran from 1994 to 2004 and the iconic series is celebrating its 25th anniversary this September. The series is celebrating the milestone with several...
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Hollywood insiders say Netflix is being more 'flexible' with movie theaters, but a wide release for Scorsese's 'The Irishman' faces an uphill battle

Hollywood insiders say Netflix is being more 'flexible' with movie theaters, but a wide release for Scorsese's 'The Irishman' faces an uphill battle

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

At the urging of director Martin Scorsese, Netflix is attempting to secure a wider release for his movie "The Irishman" than it got for its award season contender last year...
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Western Pennsylvania is a hot spot for summer theater

Western Pennsylvania is a hot spot for summer theater

15 hours ago   |   Post Gazette

Summer stock theaters with decadeslong histories are a staple of our region.
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Second City tour serving the opposite of canned laughter at Pittsburgh Public's O'Reilly Theater

Second City tour serving the opposite of canned laughter at Pittsburgh Public's O'Reilly Theater

22 hours ago   |   Post Gazette

The three-show engagement celebrates the comedy legend's 60-year history as well as the future of funny
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Yondr founder shares origins of locking device for phones

1 day ago   |   ABC

We went to Yondr's founder on Wednesday to find out what inspired this product and learned it was born far from the classroom, in nightclubs, concert venues and theaters where...
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8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

A mountain lion left an 8-year-old boy with serious injuries when the beast attacked the child while he was playing outside his home in Colorado, officials said. The animal... Read more ...

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

There's more than 300,000 people who live in the town, but if you can prove it's all a hoax, you'll be $1.1 million richer. Read more ...

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Authorities discovered the couple's child so malnourished that, at 19 months old, she weighed just 10.8 pounds. Read more ...

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

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Patriots safety Patrick Chung indicted for cocaine possession

Patriots safety Patrick Chung indicted for cocaine possession

New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung was indicted on Aug. 8 for cocaine possession, according to multiple reports. According to the Boston Herald, the Belknap County... Read more ...

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump presented 91-year-old basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Thursday, praising the Boston Celtics star as... Read more ...

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Hickenlooper mounted a long shot presidential campaign that collapsed before it ended in mid-August. Read more ...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's 80th anniversary

Babies at Allegheny Health Network's West Penn Hospital were dressed up as the Cowardly Lion, Tinman, Scarecrow and Dorothy. Read more ...

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton left Thursday night's exhibition game against New England in the first quarter with a foot injury. Read more ...

Packers and Raiders forced to play preseason game on 80-yard field

Packers and Raiders forced to play preseason game on 80-yard field

Hold all your Canadian exchange rate jokes, please. Thursday's Packers-Raiders matchup in Winnipeg, Manitoba took place on an 80-yard field after the Raiders voiced concerns... Read more ...